2014 FRFAF Showcase

4:30pm Friday, April 18, 2014: The STUDIO for Creative Inquiry hosts the first annual showcase of projects supported by the Frank-Ratchye Fund for Art @ the Frontier (FRFAF), featuring speed presentations by FRFAF grantees.

Taeyoon Choi Artist Lecture

5:00pm Thursday, 3 April 2014: NYC-based artist Taeyoon Choi presents his influential work as founder of the School for Poetic Computation (NYC) and the Making Lab (Seoul). At the STUDIO main space, with refreshments.

Marcin Jakubowski: Open Source Ecology Lecture

6:30pm Wednesday, 2 April 2014: TED Senior Fellow Marcin Jakubowski, founder of the Open Source Ecology initiative, presents the open-source Global Village Construction Set, a “starter kit for civilization.” At the STUDIO main space, CFA-111.

CLOUDS: Pittsburgh Premiere

5:00pm Thursday, March 20, 2014: James George and Jonathan Minard present the Pittsburgh premiere of CLOUDS — the world’s first 3D, interactive, generative, documentary film. At the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry, CFA-111 at CMU. Free admission / refreshments will be served. 

Trans-Q TV Presentation

4:30PM Tuesday, February 11, 2014: Suzie Silver (creator/producer) and Scott Andrew (producer) present a frisky account of TQTV and screen highlights from upcoming episodes. At the STUDIO main space (CFA 111).

Nancy Cheng: Shaping Light with Folded Surfaces

4:00-6:00pm Wednesday, February 5, 2014: CoDE Lab (CFA 213) hosts Material Technologies Workshop_ Shaping Light with Folded Surfaces, led by Professor Nancy Cheng, a Visiting Scholar from the University of Oregon.